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  • Now this is really schlepping!!

    Now this is really schlepping!!

    I was in the midst of writing a rather serious July newsletter when I decided instead that it would be much more fun to share my best photos taken on […]

  • TRAVEL INSURANCEThe What, Why and Whether

    The What, Why and Whether

    Confusion often reigns when travelers try to decide whether to obtain Travel Insurance when planning a trip – and for good reason.  There are a multitude of plans available, some […]

  • Thinking of travelling independently?

    Thinking of travelling independently?

      You might not expect me to advocate solo travel, given that I organize small group tours, but I absolutely do.  Small group tours have big benefits and make the […]

  • Why Masks?

    Why Masks?

    As an avid collector for many years of cultural art, I have amassed a good number of tribal masks and statues as well as other artifacts. (OK, admittedly a large […]